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Japanese video game firm asks female fans to stop mailing gifts to virtual characters

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  • Female history buffs, known as “reki-jo,” have been sending gifts for in-game characters based on historical figures to Japanese game developer Koei Tecmo’s offices in Yokohama.
  • The company recently released a statement urging fans to stop sending chocolates to its fictional game characters.
  • The announcement cited pandemic restrictions as its reasoning for the measure, suggesting that the “no-chocolate policy” may be temporary.

A video game company in Japan released a statement urging fans to stop sending chocolates to game characters for Valentine’s Day.

Developer Koei Tecmo, which creates games with historical figures from feudal Japan and China, has gained attention from female gamers with a special passion for history, reported SoraNews24.

Man Gets Slapped 52 Times on Chinese Valentine’s Day for Not Buying Girlfriend a New Phone

A couple in Sichuan province, China made quite a scene on May 20th — often called Chinese Valentine’s Day — after the  ungrateful woman slapped her partner a total of 52 times after her boyfriend failed to buy her a new phone.

The scene was captured on both surveillance footage and phone video footage from pedestrians, which clearly showed the woman berating the man and reaching out several times to slap his face while the man remains still and simply takes the abuse.

Japanese Company Will Ask Your Crush Out on Valentine’s Day For a Cool $1,300

A company in Japan just opened up a service to ask out people on a Valentine’s Day date on behalf of their clients who are too shy to approach their crush.

The company, named Kokunavi, is a mashup of the words kokuhaku meaning “confession of love” and “navigation,” and will help their clients with the whole terrifying experience of trying to start a romantic relationship with the one they adore.

Japanese Noodle Shop Launches Limited-Time Chocolate Pork Ramen for Valentine’s Day

A Japanese noodle chain has recently launched its limited-time chocolate ramen just in time for the Valentine’s Day season.

The ramen, despite it’s name, is not entirely made out of chocolate. According to Grapee, the base of the soup is actually soy sauce but the ramen chain, Kourakuen, added cacao oil as well as a whole chocolate bar to give it a rich chocolate look.

8 Romantic Hotels in Asia to Add to Your Valentine’s Day Bucket List

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We could all use a relaxing getaway these days. Work is hard, so is school and the constant repetition of mundane chores. If you’re a millennial, there’s also a 99.9% chance you’re one meltdown away from being burned out. A trip to the Cayman Islands may just be what you need. Visit this site to know more about this Caribbean destination.

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, you might be thinking of the perfect, romantic vacation. Or if you’re broke like I am, you might be interested in looking through lavish resorts you can’t afford during your annual Valentine’s Day Netflix marathon.

How to Get An Asian Girlfriend By Valentine’s Day, According to Non-Asian Experts

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Ever wonder what goes on inside the mind of an Asian woman? Dating can be difficult, especially when your yellow fever is scaring away every female in your life.

If you’re on the lookout for an Asian girlfriend by Valentine’s Day, let the internet help you. After all, you know what they say: if you want to know what Asian women want in their love lives, just ask a mediocre white guy named Chad, Derek, John or Chuck, they’ll definitely know what they’re talking about.